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Oct 6, 2012 11:50pm EDT
and experience. i have as much experience in the congress as jack kennedy did when he sought the presidency. i will be prepared to deal with the people in the bush administration when that unfortunate event should ever occur. >> i served with jack kennedy. i knew jack kennedy. jack kennedy was a friend of mine. senator, you're no jack kennedy. [cheers and applause] what has to be done in a situation like that -- >> your only taking time from your own candidate. >> that was really uncalled for, senator. [cheers and applause] >> you're the one was making the comparison, senator. and i am one who knew him well. and frankly, i think you are so far apart on the objectives you choose for your country that i do not think the comparison was well taken. >> now on the question for senator bentsen. >> since you seem to be taking no hostages on the stage, i will ask you a question about the hostages still in brutal captivity in the middle east. you have been critical of the contra affair. does the dukakis ticket have a realistic plan on getting the hostages released in any due time? >> one of the toughest
CSPAN
Oct 10, 2012 1:00am EDT
jack kennedy did when he sought to be president. >> senator bentsen? >> senator hite, i served with jack kennedy. i knew jack kennedy. jack kennedy was a friend of mine. senator, you are no jack kennedy. [[cheers and applause] >> please, you are only taking time from your own candidate. >> that was really uncalled for, senator. [cheers and applause] >> you are the one that was making the comparison, senator. and i'm the one who knew him well. frankly, i think you are so far off that i did not think the comparison was well taken. >> on this morning's washington journal, a look at the upcoming presidential debates. our guest is chairman of a group that trains republican candidates for office. and then the washington bureau chief for mother jones, who uncovered the video of mitt romney talking about a 47% of americans who don't pay taxes. and we will look at medicare's and growing cost with health care reporter from congressional quarterly. washington journal is live every day at 7:00 a.m. eastern on c- span. >> this government has promised, has maintained the closest surveillance
CSPAN
Oct 12, 2012 1:00am EDT
. it has never been done before. >> it has never been done before. ronald reagan and jack kennedy did it to increase growth. >> now you are jack kennedy. >> republicans and democrats have worked together on this. >> we told each other what we are going to do. we said this is what we will cut. >> that is how you get things done. let me say it this way. >> a republican congress working bipartisan way? 7% rating? >> mitt romney was a governor of massachusetts for 87% of the legislature he worked with was democrats. he did not demonize them. he met with them every week. he reached across the aisle and did not compromise principles. he balanced the budget. >> why is he even contesting massachusetts? >> from tonight's debate -- you can post and share clubs as you are seeing tonight from the debate. it is all from the debate hub on c-span.org as you watch and engage in the debates. from our twitter page -- curtis is on the phone from georgia on the independent line. >> i think that -- we have candidates today, we should be supporting each other. i think it is time to elect mature people and
CSPAN
Oct 12, 2012 6:00am EDT
a couple of times. >> now you are jack kennedy. [laughter] >> republicans and democrats have worked together on this. i understand you guys are not used to doing bipartisan deals. that is how you get things done. >> the republican congress working? 7% rating? >> mitt romney was governor of massachusetts. he did not demonize them, he did not demagogue them. he met with those party leaders every week. he did not compromise principles. he balanced the budget. contestingt he massachusetts? >> what would you suggest beyond raising taxes on the wealthy? >> let the taxes expire like they were supposed to on these millionaires. we cannot afford $800 billion going to people making a minimum of a million dollars. they do not need it, martha. those 120,000 families make $800 million a year. why is my friend -- >> can you declare anything off- limits? home mortgage deductions? >> this taxes a million small businesses. >> 97% of the small businesses make less than $250,000 a year. >> this taxes a million people. >> 97%. increaseu're going to -- >> we are not going to cut the defense budget. >> n
CSPAN
Oct 9, 2012 5:00pm EDT
in the bush administration if that unfortunate event ever occurred. >> senator? >> i served with jack kennedy. i knew jack kennedy. he was a friend of mine. senator, you're no jack kennedy. [cheers and applause] >> please, you're calling taking time away from the candidate. >> that was uncalled for, as senator. [cheers and applause] >> your the one making the comparison, and i was one who knew him well. frankly, i did not think the comparison was well taken. >> and the 2012 vice- presidential debate on thursday night begins at 7:00 p.m. eastern here on c-span. in a here is a portion of what he had to say. >> be where tax reform plan said only get specific about what top rate they want to lock in. the lower the rate that gets promised, the fewer the details that it provided about the rest of their plan. take a hard look at how this might be accomplished. they presented an illustrative plan with the top rate of 28%. the plan did raise significant revenue. it raised taxes on middle-class families with households making around $100,000 getting a tax increase of over a thousand dollars. under the
CSPAN
Oct 7, 2012 2:00pm EDT
of this country. i have as much experience in the congress as jack kennedy did when he sought the presidency. i will be prepared to deal with the people in the bush administration, if that unfortunate event would ever occur. >> senator bentsen. >> senator, i served with jack kennedy, i knew jack kennedy, jack kennedy was a friend of mine. senator, you are no jack kennedy. [shouts and applause] what has to be done in a situation like that is to call in the >> please, please, once again you are only taking time away from your own candidate. >> that was really uncalled for, senator. [shouts and applause] >> you are the one that was making the comparison, senator, and i'm one who knew him well. and frankly i think you are so far apart in the objectives you choose for your country that i did not think the comparison was well-taken. >> tom, a question for senator bentsen. >> since you seem to be taking no hostages on the stage, let me ask you a question -- [laughter] -- about the american hostages, nine, still in brutal captivity in the middle east. senator bentsen, you have been critical of the iran
CSPAN
Oct 6, 2012 2:00pm EDT
is your favorite vice presidential debate moment. many of your responses mentioned the jack kennedy moment from the lloyd bentsen-dan quayle the base -- debate. find out what others are saying othersfacebook.com/cspan. and see this election's only vice-presidential debate thursday. vice-president joe biden and paul ryan will meet in kentucky. our live previous starts at 7:00 p.m. eastern. the debate starts live at 9:00 p.m. eastern. followed by your reaction at 10:30. followed the debate on c-span, c-span radio, and c-span.org. >> i do think it is a great look at what is happening in washington. it comes back to you and changes your view. it is different from regular media. it is very objective. it is about what is real and what is going on. when the senate and the house votes on different bills, we've watched in the office and when there are reports on hearings. >>> welcome back to the news at noon. i am adrienne bankert. taking a second look at your top stories. different decisions. >> erin mcclusky watches c-span on direct tv. c-span brought to you by your television provider. >> a disc
CSPAN
Oct 11, 2012 5:00pm EDT
of the candidates, such as when dan quayle was not able to respond to the charge that he was no jack kennedy. but the thing is the atmospherics, continuing the narrative. pressure is on joe biden to do something that causes people to not think about what happened in the last debate with the presiden he has got to be able to get back on the offensive. he has probably been told a number of things that he has got to say, many of the things the president did not say, and, hopefully, they were -- i think the obama campaign is looking for the needle to be bounced a little bit, even their their -- even though there is no tradition that shows that the needle gets a bounce by the vice presidential debate. >> there are a couple of other things we want to get your reaction to. first is from the 2008 debate in which vice president, then senator, joe biden discussed the role of the vice-president and also referenced then vice president dick cheney. >> you mentioned a moment ago that competition might give the vice president more power than it has in the past. do you believe, as vice president cheney does
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